Voice‘s On-Campus Choices: Aaahh!! Real Republicans!
Former White House Chief of Staff, “The Architect,” Karl Rove
Karl Rove will be speaking Wednesday, April 21, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Lohrfink Auditorium in the Rafik B. Hariri Building. Rove will be speaking about his newly-released memoir, Courage and Consequence, which chronicles his personal and political life. In a effort to stop “disruptions” during the Q&A session, GU Lecture Fund is collecting questions from students beforehand and then randomly selecting questions for Rove to answer. The event will also be streamed live online.
Newt Gingrich will also be speaking tonight and screening his movie, Nine Days That Changed the World, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the ICC Auditorium. What are the odds that neither of these events will be interrupted by protesters?
Dancing the Night Away: GU Dance Spring Performance
The Georgetown Dance Company’s Spring Performance is this Friday and Saturday, April 23 and April 24, at 8:00 p.m. The show will feature a diverse range of dances, from hip-hop to classical ballet, by both guest and student choreographers. Tickets are $8 for students and can be purchased online or in person at the Davis Center Box Office.
“Life, Progress, Challenges, and Growth” with Dr. Abdul Kalam, former President of India
Dr. Abdul Kalam, the former President of India, will be speaking today, April 19, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Lohrfink Auditorium in the Rafik B. Hariri Building. Dr. Kalam addressed students at George Washington University yesterday, speaking on a variety of topics ranging from nation building, to morality, to the convergence of information and communication technologies. Students should RSVP to attend.
Virgin Airlines CEO, Sir Richard Branson will also be speaking Wednesday from 11:40 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. in the Lohrfink Auditorium in the Rafik B. Hariri Building. The event is listed as being sold-out, but historically a few seats have been available at the door because of no-shows.
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